Uma Rudd Chia
Uma is an award-winning creative director, futurist, author, and a global keynote speaker on creative equity, innovation, technology, and artificial intelligence, female leadership, and social change. She's delivered over 75 keynotes in 11 countries to over 150,000 people in the last six years at events organised by Facebook, Google, Forrester, I’ll Be Back South West, Pause Fest, and the Melbourne Smart City Summit, to name a few. Hey high energy, inspiring style touches the hearts of her audience in an authentic and vulnerable way. Uma hopes to empower people all over the world to live their lives in a purpose-driven way. She has been interviewed in magazines, on radio shows, CNA, Straits Times, podcasts, and live social media broadcasts. Uma has her own YouTube vlog called Future from Fiction where she discusses technologies inspired by books and movies. With an M.A. in Digital Media Management & Technology from Hyper Island, Uma is raising her two children to become little makers, bold and opinionated.
10 THINGS BRANDS COULD DO TO SURVIVE A PANDEMIC.
Written at the start of the Covid-19 crisis, and rejected by Amazon 3 times, this book became a Kindle bestseller within 24-hours of getting published. Not only does it guide brands on how they can turn a crisis into an opportunity, but it also provides real-life examples of world-class brands that have done it right. And how your brand can apply similar principles to rise above the economic situation and win. It’s a book of practical hope for brands, in a time of uncertainty.
Available at US$5 on Amazon Kindle stores.